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Kevins Column

Top self build highlights at Grand Designs Live 2019 hosted by Kevin McCloud

Find top experts, specialist exhibitors and a wealth of inspiration for your self-build or renovation project all under one roof.
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Home Improvements

What to consider before installing...

A garden shower can be a practical addition for your home if you have the space and need. Take a look at what you should consider if including one in your...
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Home Improvements

How to choose the right cabinets...

Open the doors and take a closer look before buying new units to make sure you get the best value for your money.    Image: In-frame kitchen...
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Home Improvements

The Green Homes Grant scheme: how...

With further details released about the Green Homes Grant, find out how you can apply for vouchers for energy saving home improvements, how much you're...
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Extensions

Inside a London home extension...

This beautifully minimalist space by Will Gamble Architects draws inspiration from Japanese architecture. Image: Ståle Eriksen As part of the...
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Grand Designs TV Houses

TV House: Shipping container home...

Take a look back at this creative self-build featured on Grand Designs in 2014, which used a base of shipping containers to build a home on an achievable...
 
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Extensions

Inside a re-imagined London...

By excavating the garden to basement level, ZCD Architects created a new living space for this late 19th century home.  Image: Charles...
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Competitions

How to enter Grand Designs Live's...

Calling all interior designers and stylists – here's how you can enter the next Grand Designs Live interior design competition and have your work featured...